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NASDAQ:VRSK

Verisk Analytics - VRSK Stock Forecast, Price & News

$187.02
+2.86 (+1.55%)
(As of 02/2/2023 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$182.19
$188.85
50-Day Range
$172.19
$186.47
52-Week Range
$156.05
$222.11
Volume
1.13 million shs
Average Volume
817,987 shs
Market Capitalization
$29.25 billion
P/E Ratio
29.04
Dividend Yield
0.68%
Price Target
$196.36

Verisk Analytics MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.42 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
5.0% Upside
$196.36 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
1.12% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Weak
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-0.88
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.60mentions of Verisk Analytics in the last 14 days
Based on 9 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$750,989 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
1.09%
From $5.52 to $5.58 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.07 out of 5 stars

Business Services Sector

174th out of 324 stocks

Data Processing & Preparation Industry

27th out of 71 stocks

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About Verisk Analytics (NASDAQ:VRSK) Stock

Verisk Analytics, Inc. is a data analytics provider, which engages in the provision of data analytics for customers in insurance, energy markets and financial services. It operates through the following segments: Insurance, Energy & Specialized Markets, and Financial Services. The Insurance segment serves insurance customers and focuses on the prediction of loss, the selection and pricing of risk, and compliance. The Energy & Specialized Markets segment provides data analytics services. It also provides research and consulting services focusing on exploration strategies and screening, asset development and acquisition, commodity markets and corporate analysis. The Financial Services segment maintains bank account consortia to provide competitive benchmarking, decisioning algorithms, business intelligence, and customized analytic services to financial institutions, payment networks and processors, alternative lenders, regulators and merchants. The company was founded in 1971 and is headquartered in Jersey City, NJ.

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VRSK Stock News Headlines

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VRSK Company Calendar

Last Earnings
11/02/2021
Ex-Dividend for 12/30 Dividend
12/14/2022
Dividend Payable
12/30/2022
Today
2/02/2023
Next Earnings (Confirmed)
2/28/2023
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2023

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Data processing & preparation
Sub-Industry
Research & Consulting Services
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:VRSK
CUSIP
92345Y10
Employees
9,367
Year Founded
1971

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$196.36
High Stock Price Forecast
$220.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$173.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+5.0%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.42
Research Coverage
12 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$666.20 million
Pretax Margin
41.62%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$3.00 billion
Cash Flow
$8.00 per share
Book Value
$17.64 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
153,604,000
Market Cap
$29.25 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.82

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Key Executives

  • Lee M. ShavelLee M. Shavel
    President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Elizabeth Mann
    Chief Financial Officer
  • Nicholas DaffanNicholas Daffan
    Chief Information Officer
  • Mark S. Magath
    Senior Vice President-Risk & Compliance
  • Kathy Card BecklesKathy Card Beckles
    Secretary, Chief Legal Officer & Executive VP













VRSK Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Verisk Analytics stock right now?

12 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Verisk Analytics in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 3 hold ratings and 7 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" VRSK shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in VRSK, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is Verisk Analytics' stock price forecast for 2023?

12 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Verisk Analytics' stock. Their VRSK share price forecasts range from $173.00 to $220.00. On average, they predict the company's share price to reach $196.36 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 5.0% from the stock's current price.
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How have VRSK shares performed in 2023?

Verisk Analytics' stock was trading at $176.42 at the beginning of 2023. Since then, VRSK shares have increased by 6.0% and is now trading at $187.02.
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When is Verisk Analytics' next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February 28th 2023.
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How can I listen to Verisk Analytics' earnings call?

Verisk Analytics will be holding an earnings conference call on Wednesday, March 1st at 8:30 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 647-362-9199 with passcode "4026897".

How were Verisk Analytics' earnings last quarter?

Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSK) announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, November, 2nd. The business services provider reported $1.44 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.37 by $0.07. The business services provider earned $759 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $754.44 million. Verisk Analytics had a net margin of 34.12% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 37.62%. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $1.32 earnings per share.
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How often does Verisk Analytics pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Verisk Analytics?

Verisk Analytics declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, November 1st. Shareholders of record on Thursday, December 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.31 per share on Friday, December 30th. This represents a $1.24 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.66%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, December 14th.
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Is Verisk Analytics a good dividend stock?

Verisk Analytics (NASDAQ:VRSK) pays an annual dividend of $1.24 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.68%. The company has been increasing its dividend for 3 consecutive year(s), indicating that it does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio is 19.25%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, VRSK will have a dividend payout ratio of 22.22% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What is Scott Stephenson's approval rating as Verisk Analytics' CEO?

166 employees have rated Verisk Analytics Chief Executive Officer Scott Stephenson on Glassdoor.com. Scott Stephenson has an approval rating of 94% among the company's employees. This puts Scott Stephenson in the top 30% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of Verisk Analytics own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Verisk Analytics investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Home Depot (HD), Adobe (ADBE), Visa (V), Broadcom (AVGO), Verizon Communications (VZ), Walmart (WMT), Starbucks (SBUX), AbbVie (ABBV) and Walt Disney (DIS).

What is Verisk Analytics' stock symbol?

Verisk Analytics trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "VRSK."

Who are Verisk Analytics' major shareholders?

Verisk Analytics' stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Parnassus Investments LLC (3.53%), Riverbridge Partners LLC (0.43%), International Assets Investment Management LLC (0.36%), Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.33%), Bank Julius Baer & Co. Ltd Zurich (0.32%) and CCLA Investment Management (0.25%). Insiders that own company stock include Andrew G Mills, Christopher M Foskett, Constantine Iordanou, David B Wright, David J Grover, Kathy Card Beckles, Kenneth E Thompson, Lee Shavel, Mark V Anquillare, Nicholas Daffan, Samuel G Liss, Scott G Stephenson, Therese M Vaughan and Vincent De P Mccarthy.
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How do I buy shares of Verisk Analytics?

Shares of VRSK stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Verisk Analytics' stock price today?

One share of VRSK stock can currently be purchased for approximately $187.02.

How much money does Verisk Analytics make?

Verisk Analytics (NASDAQ:VRSK) has a market capitalization of $29.25 billion and generates $3.00 billion in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $666.20 million in net income (profit) each year or $6.44 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Verisk Analytics have?

The company employs 9,367 workers across the globe.

Does Verisk Analytics have any subsidiaries?
The following companies are subsidiares of Verisk Analytics: AIR Worldwide Corporation, Argus Information and Advisory Services, BuildFax, Business Insight, FAST Technology, Genscape, ISO Services, Insurance Services Office, Keystone Aerial Surveys Inc, LCI, Power Advocate, Rebmark Legal Solutions Ltd, Rulebook, Wood Mackenzie Limited, and Xactware Solutions.
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How can I contact Verisk Analytics?

Verisk Analytics' mailing address is 545 WASHINGTON BOULEVARD, JERSEY CITY NJ, 07310. The official website for the company is www.verisk.com. The business services provider can be reached via phone at (201) 469-3000, via email at eva.huston@verisk.com, or via fax at 201-748-1472.

This page (NASDAQ:VRSK) was last updated on 2/3/2023 by MarketBeat.com Staff